Stu Lantz

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Stu Lantz

Lantz from 1968 Cornhusker
No. 22, 23
Guard
Personal information
Born(1946-07-13) July 13, 1946 (age 66)
Uniontown, Pennsylvania
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Listed weight175 lb (79 kg)
Career information
CollegeNebraska
NBA Draft1968 / Round: 3 / Pick: 23rd overall
Selected by the San Diego Rockets
Pro career1968–1976
LeagueNBA
Career history
19681972San Diego / Houston Rockets
19721974Detroit Pistons
1974New Orleans Jazz
1974–1976Los Angeles Lakers
Career NBA statistics
Points6,782 (12.4 ppg)
Rebounds1,820 (3.3 rpg)
Assists1,566 (2.9 apg)
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com
 
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Stu Lantz

Lantz from 1968 Cornhusker
No. 22, 23
Guard
Personal information
Born(1946-07-13) July 13, 1946 (age 66)
Uniontown, Pennsylvania
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Listed weight175 lb (79 kg)
Career information
CollegeNebraska
NBA Draft1968 / Round: 3 / Pick: 23rd overall
Selected by the San Diego Rockets
Pro career1968–1976
LeagueNBA
Career history
19681972San Diego / Houston Rockets
19721974Detroit Pistons
1974New Orleans Jazz
1974–1976Los Angeles Lakers
Career NBA statistics
Points6,782 (12.4 ppg)
Rebounds1,820 (3.3 rpg)
Assists1,566 (2.9 apg)
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Stuart "Stu" Burrell Lantz (born July 13, 1946, in Uniontown, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) is a retired American basketball player and the current television commentator for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association (NBA) on Time Warner Cable SportsNet. [1] He has been the Lakers' color commentator since 1987, sharing the microphone with Chick Hearn and winning numerous awards for his work along the way. The Southern California Sports Broadcasters Association has named Lantz best radio commentator in six of the last seven years.

Lantz played in the National Basketball Association from 1968 until 1976. He was drafted by the San Diego Rockets in the third round (1st pick) of the 1968 NBA Draft and by the Oakland Oaks in the 1968 ABA Draft after attending the University of Nebraska.[2]

References

  1. ^ Lakers Broadcast Information LA Lakers official site
  2. ^ Then & Now: Stu Lantz

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